25-27 Jun 2017

Africa's hospitality leaders speak
Thembi Kunene-Msimang
executive: marketing & communications
Regional Tourism Organisation of Southern Africa (RETOSA)
David Clarke
vice chairman
South African Sommelier Association (SASA)
Raul De Lima
General Manager
Sun City Resort
Gillian Saunders
Deputy CEO
Grant Thornton
Lorraine Jenks
Sustainability Facilitator, Greening
Ethical Food Activist and Climate Change Leader

Martin Kubler
CEO, Hospitality consultant Europe & Middle East

Bani Haddad
Founder & Managing Director
Aleph Hospitality
Amanda Clifton-Smith
Group Environmental Manager
Sun International

Guy Steenkamp
Managing Director
LYT Architecture
Gray Todd
Architectural Director
LYT Architecture
Philippa Frowein
LYT Architecture
Andrew McLachlan
Senior Vice President, Business Development, Africa & Indian Ocean
Carlson Rezidor Group
Danielle le Clus-Rossouw
Research Analyst
Euromonitor International
Michelè de Witt
Horwarth HTL (South Africa)
Maryke Dreyer
Business Development Manager
Wesley Grobler
Executive Director, WES Holdings (Pty) Ltd

James Peech
Founder of The Peech Hotel and Co-Founder of Benson Software

Paul Beyleveld
Consulting Systems Engineer, Security Sales: Sub-Saharan Africa

Geri Wessels
Director Development, Sub-Saharan Africa
Hilton Worlwide
Leen Zevenbergen
Solarus CEO

Darryl Erasmus, Chief Quality Assurance Officer
Tourism Grading Council of South Africa

Amanda Kotze-Nhlapo
Chief Convention Bureau Officer at South African Tourism
Blake Anderson
Complex executive chef, Monte Casino, Tsogo Sun

Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa
Phillipe Baretaud
SVP Head of Development Africa & Indian Ocean, Accor Hotels
Kamil Abdul Karrim
Managing Director, Pam Golding Tourism & Hospitality Consulting
Alexis Janoray
Vice President Development Sub-Saharan Africa, AccorHotels
Neil Bald
Chief Executive Officer, AHA Hotels & Lodges

Chris Alexandre
Founder and CEO, GuestRevu
Lindelwa Isabelle
Executive Marketing Manager,
Hotels, Tsogo Sun
Lee-Ann Morgan
Regional Marketing & E-Commerce Manager; Africa & Indian Ocean, Hilton
Grant Sandham
Group Sales & Marketing Manager, Premier Hotels & Resorts
Tyron Lumley
Executive Chef, Fairlawn Boutique Hotel & Spa
Ashnie Muthusamy
Talent Manager, Sun International
Adriaan Liebetrau
Sales and Marketing Manager, Sandton, Tsogo Sun
Rosemarie van Staden
Chairperson, National Accommodation of South Africa (NAA)
Robert Hodson
General Manager-Marketing
The Legacy Hotels & Resorts group
Kris Budnik
Partner, Risk Assurance Cyber Security and Privacy
Esther Mc Lean
Senior Manager, IT Advisory
Grant Thornton
Lindy Cambouris
Business Development Manager: National
Cape Town Internationa Convention Centre

Simeon Tassev
Managing Director
Galix Networking
Sisa Ntshona
Chief Executive Officer
South African Tourism
Thekiso Rakolojane
Marketing and Communications Manager
Tourism grading council of South Africa, a Unit of South African Tourism

Graphnot Ruwona
Human Resources Director
Hyatt Regency Johannesburg

Nathalie van der Merwe
Interior Designer
Darley Interior Architectural Design (DIAD)
Nicole van Douwe
Interior Designer
Darley Interior Architectural Design (DIAD)
Thebe Ikalafeng
Global African Branding and Reputation Architect, Advisor and Author